Dr. Knisley grew up in Tampa, FL and received his BA degree Magna Cum Laude in pre-medical education from the University of South Florida in 1998. He entered medical school at the Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Ft. Lauderdale, FL in 1999 and achieved his Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine with highest honors in 2003. After graduating medical school, Dr. Knisley completed his Traditional Rotating Internship in 2004 at Kingman Regional Medical Center in Kingman, AZ.
Dr. Knisley served 4 years as a General Medical Officer working in the Family Medicine Clinic in the United States Air Force at Sheppard AFB in Wichita Falls, TX. Afterwards, he worked in Emergency Medicine in both Texas and Oklahoma. He recently completed his Dermatology residency training at Midwestern University/Advanced Desert Dermatology in Sierra Vista, AZ where he was trained in medical and surgical dermatology.
He is an avid fisherman and lives in Winter Haven with his wife Jennifer & their son Jacob.